Specimen Information

Salvinia molesta
Salvinia molesta
(giant salvinia)
Plants
Exotic

Specimen ID231797
GroupPlants
GenusSalvinia
Speciesmolesta
Common Namegiant salvinia
StateAZ
CountyLa Paz
LocalityColorado River near Monkey Island, Imperial National Wildlife Refuge
Mapping AccuracyAccurate
HUC8 NameImperial Reservoir
HUC8 Number15030104
HUC10 NameYuma Wash-Colorado River
HUC10 Number1503010412
HUC12 NameMarcus Wash-Colorado River
HUC12 Number150301041208
Map
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Collection Day10
Collection Month8
Collection Year1999
Year AccuracyEstimated
Potential Pathwayunknown
Statusestablished
Record TypePersonal communication
VerifierVelasco, A.
Freshwater/MarineFreshwater


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2021]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [11/30/2021].

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